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8th Apr 2019, 09:59
Replies: 9
Views: 2,911
Posted By Wing_Bound_Vortex

That's the one bit that has gone downhill a...

That's the one bit that has gone downhill a little, we used to have much more info coming out about incidents on the line in company documentation.

Since they got big and corporate and started...
7th Apr 2019, 21:20
Replies: 9
Views: 2,911
Posted By Wing_Bound_Vortex

Yes, we’re encouraged to report about anything we...

Yes, we’re encouraged to report about anything we may have been concerned with, but that’s more a data gathering exercise it seems than anything else. In 13 years i’ve never been worried about how...
20th Jan 2018, 15:52
Replies: 217
Views: 156,090
Posted By Wing_Bound_Vortex

It wasn't the CC that reported him according to a...

It wasn't the CC that reported him according to a mate at BA. An engineer apparently
Forum: Jet Blast
22nd Aug 2017, 11:17
Replies: 252
Views: 118,764
Posted By Wing_Bound_Vortex

I think we need to move away from the idea that...

I think we need to move away from the idea that £120k and a vague idea is enough to get the job. People have and continue to get chopped during training, both at L3 ( and I'm sure other providers )...
Forum: Jet Blast
17th Aug 2017, 16:02
Replies: 252
Views: 118,764
Posted By Wing_Bound_Vortex

Ezy SOP. Captain parks. Often guidance systems...

Ezy SOP. Captain parks. Often guidance systems only aligned for CM1 seat or just a stop line on the Captains side to align with. Plus insurance I believe.

WBV
16th Aug 2017, 20:34
Replies: 55
Views: 37,698
Posted By Wing_Bound_Vortex

Mr Angry with clearly no concept of what reality...

Mr Angry with clearly no concept of what reality is...
Forum: Questions
10th May 2017, 06:54
Replies: 1
Views: 1,518
Posted By Wing_Bound_Vortex

Still with LIDO

Still with LIDO
11th Nov 2014, 16:33
Replies: 109
Views: 49,927
Posted By Wing_Bound_Vortex

We've taken DEC before at Easy, just not for a...

We've taken DEC before at Easy, just not for a few years in the UK. Again it was a similar situation, chronic shortage of Captains and not enough Sfo's to promote in the time required, combined with...
4th Sep 2014, 18:58
Replies: 6,545
Views: 5,536,813
Posted By Wing_Bound_Vortex

NOD,Wiggy, I shall ask around next week when I'm...

NOD,Wiggy, I shall ask around next week when I'm back in and see if I can dig up any more info. Will let you know.
4th Sep 2014, 15:34
Replies: 6,545
Views: 5,536,813
Posted By Wing_Bound_Vortex

Thanks for the clarification, it didn't sound...

Thanks for the clarification, it didn't sound right to me at all but more than one said the same thing, thought I'd ask. Cheers Wiggy.
4th Sep 2014, 11:54
Replies: 6,545
Views: 5,536,813
Posted By Wing_Bound_Vortex

Can I just enquire....F/Os I fly with at work...

Can I just enquire....F/Os I fly with at work that have applied recently tell me that the job offer specifies that you can fly for another affiliated airline within the group (I.e Vueling) if so...
5th Jul 2013, 15:19
Replies: 1,916
Views: 1,142,916
Posted By Wing_Bound_Vortex

30-60 pilots Mil non TR, 30-60 Civilian non TR,...

30-60 pilots Mil non TR, 30-60 Civilian non TR, the rest A320 series TR is the rough split we're looking for I believe. Just so you have an idea of the rough numbers required from each group. This...
Forum: Tech Log
11th May 2013, 08:46
Replies: 12
Views: 1,472
Posted By Wing_Bound_Vortex

Er.....no you're wrong. The ILS is still usable. ...

Er.....no you're wrong. The ILS is still usable.

WBV
8th May 2013, 16:48
Replies: 129
Views: 55,046
Posted By Wing_Bound_Vortex

Daveandg, you've pretty much got it spot on. 1200...

Daveandg, you've pretty much got it spot on. 1200 a month for the first 8 months, then £45 an hour after that on Flexi. For the others sounding confused, yes there will be a few months where you'll...
8th May 2013, 11:42
Replies: 129
Views: 55,046
Posted By Wing_Bound_Vortex

I was never flexicrew, didn't exist at the time....

I was never flexicrew, didn't exist at the time. I did my 6 months at £1000 pounds a month from CTC ( now £1200 a month ) and the got a permanent contract. By the way that's how the cost of the type...
7th May 2013, 22:49
Replies: 129
Views: 55,046
Posted By Wing_Bound_Vortex

In answer to James and any others asking, once on...

In answer to James and any others asking, once on a permanent contract you will have the bond repaid to you, at the rate of £1000 a month. However as your salary is £1000 a month less than a direct...
Forum: Questions
4th Apr 2013, 12:59
Replies: 7
Views: 3,724
Posted By Wing_Bound_Vortex

The headsets in the aircraft are Sennheiser hme/c...

The headsets in the aircraft are Sennheiser hme/c 46. They are ok but there is very little noise attenuation even with both earcups on. Many use the ANR HMEC 25/26 as their own personal headset which...
Forum: Tech Log
17th Dec 2012, 20:19
Replies: 124
Views: 50,015
Posted By Wing_Bound_Vortex

Oh and Ps, try not to do the double flare thing,...

Oh and Ps, try not to do the double flare thing, the check at 50 and the second flare at 30, it tends to eat up runway. If you can get into the habit of making it all one smooth progressive flare, it...
Forum: Tech Log
17th Dec 2012, 20:15
Replies: 124
Views: 50,015
Posted By Wing_Bound_Vortex

Try and be pretty consistent in your positioning...

Try and be pretty consistent in your positioning of the aircraft so that you're in the same place every time you get to 50 feet above the threshold, i.e. rate of descent, speed, lateral positioning...
14th Nov 2012, 21:52
Replies: 4,878
Views: 1,677,999
Posted By Wing_Bound_Vortex

No one wishes anyone to be shelf stacking, trying...

No one wishes anyone to be shelf stacking, trying to repay over £1000 a month in loan repayments. That's why people in the know are on here trying to warn potential customers of the FTO's to be very...
17th Aug 2012, 22:46
Replies: 340
Views: 108,555
Posted By Wing_Bound_Vortex

We do complain about it, to all the relevant...

We do complain about it, to all the relevant managers all the way up to the boss herself. The point you seem to be unable to grasp about it is that THEY DON'T CARE! Sorry, but they don't, they don't...
8th Jul 2012, 11:05
Replies: 20
Views: 5,393
Posted By Wing_Bound_Vortex

Heard this as well as we were climbing out over...

Heard this as well as we were climbing out over the north sea. A fantastic job by D+D and Cambridge App and a happy outcome I'm led to believe. Always nice to know the back up is there when you need...
7th Jun 2012, 13:17
Replies: 25
Views: 4,006
Posted By Wing_Bound_Vortex

Beacon clean or at the most flap 1, keeping that...

Beacon clean or at the most flap 1, keeping that for the base turn, maybe flap 2 just before TOD after the turn, depending on how close in you are to the runway, gear and the rest of the flap at...
20th Mar 2012, 11:22
Replies: 4,878
Views: 1,677,999
Posted By Wing_Bound_Vortex

I remember the days of the Toyota Corolla.......2...

I remember the days of the Toyota Corolla.......2 per CP, and that's when the CP had 6 to 8 people on it...... Those were the days!
27th Feb 2012, 16:28
Replies: 4,878
Views: 1,677,999
Posted By Wing_Bound_Vortex

It used to be true.....ish. But a long time ago....

It used to be true.....ish. But a long time ago. Wouldn't worry about pointless stats, if you perform ok you'll get in.
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